The acute water shortage due to inadequate supply last week badly affected the employees and hit the productivity of several companies at Infopark here.
A week without water, thirsty resettled families stage protests, call for TNSCB to act
The decrease in the water level in Bhoothathankettu dam has adversely affected water supply in many parts of Ernakulam leaving its residents in the lurch.
All matters related to water issues would be discussed during the meeting in a bid to evolve consensus and chalk out a detailed strategy to address these problems.
Most of the water disputes were witnessed in Maharashtra and Bihar, two states that have suffered severe drought in recent years.
Currently, the city has around 4 thousand million cubic feet (TMC) of water as against the capacity of 11.257 TMC which officials hope may help the city survive the summer.
Dharmasthala police said the students complained of stomach ache and started vomiting soon after drinking water from the well.
The safety meters in food, milk and water are dangerously dipping into a trough way beyond the hazardous mark.
Minister of State for Water Resources Raghunandan Das on Thursday informed the Assembly that the water availability position in the State will remain comfortable even in 2050.
“The CM must answer why he is depriving the people of their right to life.
According to a Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) report released by Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan on November 16, all water samples collected from Delhi failed a quality test.
With the Singur water expected to exhaust in the next two months, residents of erstwhile Medak have begun to feel the upcoming water crisis already.
According to police, the water supply was suspended at Kalvabugga four days ago after a starter connected to a motor pump burnt out.
The only metropolitan city where people can drink tap water safely is Mumbai as all its samples complied with Indian standards.
Officials said that the installation of more rainwater harvesting and recharge wells has also contributed to the rise.